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Healthy Charleston Challenge has won two National Awards for "Best Chronic Disease and Obesity Prevention Program in the U.S."

Healthy Charleston Challenge is a 12 week weight loss and activity competition located at the Wellness Center. The challenge participants have lost over 36,000 pounds, improved blood lipid profiles, improved fitness levels, and reduced risk factors for chronic disease. The 12 week fitness and weight loss program is designed to increase physical activity and provide skills, professional guidance, and accountability for developing healthy lifestyle habits. The team of professionals includes experienced personal trainers, a registered dietician, exercise physiologists, health coaches and other exercise specialists with weight loss and lifestyle management experience.

Participants should be 25 pounds or more overweight in need of permanently changing lifestyle habits for decreased risk of chronic disease.
Space is limited and teams fill up fast – apply today!

Healthy Charleston Challenge January 2017, Click here to apply:

Dates: January 19 – March 23, 2017  *Thursday night meetings, trainer workouts, and food logging are mandatory.
             Pretesting will take place the week of January 9th, 2017.
Wellness Center Member- $350.00
Non member- $475.00                       
 MUSC Student- $250.00
Any business or group wishing to sponsor a team or to send participants to fill a team should contact Janis Newton at 792-2533

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